Lot 5793 - ibid121 ibid Photography - Wednesday, 07. July 2021, 01.00 PM


(Altnau 1911–1996 Frauenfeld)
3 original photographs, 1937-1958.
Gelatin silver print fix mounted on wooden panel. Later prints.
Each approx. 40 × 30 cm.
Verso of each fully signed twice, hand annotated, photographer's copyright stamp "Photo Hans Baumgartner, Steckborn-Schweiz, Tel. 054-82222", as well as negative number.

1. "Zigeunerkind in Nordfrankreich (1937)”. - Slightly browned, faint spotting upper left, small retouched spots (over the scratch marks on the negative). Otherwise very good condition.

2. "Oase Ghardaia 1949 (südl. Sahara)". - Literature: Elisabeth Grossmann, et. al. Hans Baumgartner - Photographien. Exhibition catalogue Kunstmuseum Thurgau 1986. Weinfelden, 1986 (ill. p. 116). - Slightly soiled, faint browning, slight spotting in areas (especially lower left), light scratches and pressure marks, larger retouching in lower centre (level of shoulder). Overall in good condition.

3. "Einsetzen der Vorfenster: Zeughausgefängnis Frauenfeld (1958)". - Slightly detached from the mount in the corners, slight tear at top left (approx. 1 cm), a further tear with unaesthetic restoration on the left, light pressure marks and scratches. Overall in good condition.

CHF 800 / 1 200

€ 750 / 1 120

Sold for CHF 750 (including buyer’s premium)
All information is subject to change.